TITLE

Emigration Boosts Innovation

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
BizEd;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article refers to a study on the effects of emigration. According to the Canadian study, the social and professional networks of innovators such as scientists and engineers expand when they emigrate to new countries. It states that the transfer of intellect leads to the generation of new ideas and expertise which flows into the innovators' new organization as also their previous organizations. It suggests ways to companies for mitigating losses due to employee emigration.
ACCESSION #
33968292

 

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